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Portrait of Irene Freeman Sanger

Description

This half-length portrait depicts Irene Freeman Sanger (b. 1770) wearing a white lace cap over her brunette hair. She wears a black round gown that closes at the center front with a large bow and a white fichu tucked into the gown's neckline. This portrait is one of a pair (1964.253 is of her husband, Zedekiah Sanger).

Details

Maker
Attributed to Brewster, John, Jr., 1766-1854 (Artist)
Date
1800-1820
Location of origin
USA
Material
canvas
oil paint (paint)
Object type
Art
Places
Possibly Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
canvas
Coated Canvas
Oil
oil paint (paint)
Painting
paintings (visual works)
portraits
People and organizations
Sanger, Irene Freeman
Dimensions
34.25 x 30 x 2.25 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1964.254
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. John H. Taylor
GUSN
46999

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